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Finding a Job 
Schools are always looking for qualified, trained Montessori teachers. Search here for your next job opportunity!

Infant/Toddler Openings

Lead Toddler Guide, Guidepost Montessori in Emeryville, CA; talent@tohigherground.com or apply here (12/10)

We're now hiring Montessori teachers at the toddler level to join our Mandarin Immersion classroom!

To learn more and apply, click here: https://guidepostmontessori.com/emeryville/careers#career-openings


Daycare Assistant, One World Montessori School in Foxworthy Campus, San Jose, CA; kristi@oneworldmontessori.org (10/15)

**MUST HAVE 6 EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION UNITS OR MORE** Looking for a P/T aide to assist our daycare team in the afternoons. Perfect for anyone studying child development! Includes supervising children ages 30 mo - 6 yrs in Montessori classroom, naproom and on the playground. Familiarity with Montessori a plus. Montessori training available on-site. Please send copy of transcript showing completed units with resume to get an interview. Job Type: Part-time, Salary: $15.00 to $16.00 /hour

Toddler Teacher (18 Months to 3 years), Montessori on the Prairie in Tracy, CA; montessori.prairie@gmail.com, www.montessoriontheprairie.com (10/15)

Toddler Teacher 18 M - 3 Y

We are a small school in the Central Valley in Tracy CA following the AMI Philosophy. We are looking for a committed Montessori educators to inspire and guide the Toddler program

Requirements :- AMI/AMS Diploma Bachelor's degree or early childhood education units. Two years or more experience in a Montessori environment Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Contact :- montessori.prairie@gmail.com Phone :- 209-831-7872

Infant/Toddler Head teacher, Keystone Montessori School in El Cerrito, CA;  rohinipathak@keystonemontessori.org or apply here.  (10/5)


Primary Openings

Montessori Teachers, ECE through Adolescent, River Montessori Charter in Petaluma, CA; jcarolan@rivermontessoricharter.org (12/16) 

RMCS is growing and seeking Montessori Teachers, ECE through Adolescence.  Here's what we're looking for:


  • Montessori Credential (AMS/AMI) for 3-6, 6-9, 9-12, or 12-18
  • California or Out-of-State teaching credential or ability to attain appropriate credential
  • BA/BS degree and RICA taken prior to hiring (will consider CBEST candidate)
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Please contact us for more information or to apply.  Include an RMCS application, your resume, and a cover letter that includes what appeals to you about a position with RMCS.

Submit your application packet to:  jcarolan@rivermontessoricharter.org
Link to RMCS Application:  http://www.rivermontessoricharter.org/uploads/6/0/9/8/6098388/river_employmentapplication_rev0518_-_fill_in.pdf


Lead Primary Guide, Cole Valley Montessori in San Francisco, CA; elise@colevalleymontessori.com or apply here (12/16)

Cole Valley Montessori provides an authentic Montessori education for children in San Francisco. We are a brand-new neighborhood school, opening our doors between March and May of 2020. Seeking to hire a full time highly qualified founding guide to establish our Primary community. With the support of assistant teachers you will be in charge of a classroom of 24-30 children between the ages of 2.5 and 6 years.


Assistant Teacher Position: Morning and Afterschool, All Are Friends Montessori in Foster City, CA; aafschool@aol.com (12/16)


Primary Faculty, Marin Montessori School in Corte Madera, CA; hr@marinmontessori.org (12/10)

Primary Faculty Position

Position Overview: Located in Corte Madera, California, Marin Montessori School seeks a full-time AMI-trained Primary guide for our Primary program for the 2020/2021 school year. This position is an exciting opportunity to work with a team of experienced faculty and staff dedicated to authentic Montessori pedagogy within a mature program.

See complete job description and how to apply at https://www.marinmontessori.org/about-mms/employment


Early Childhood Teacher, Villa Montessori in Cupertino, CA; director@villamontessori.net (12/09)

Candidates must be Montessori certified or in the process of completing Montessori training. Villa Montessori is affiliated with AMS as a Full Member School. Established in 1964, Villa Montessori is a not for profit school serving South Bay families for over fifty five years. Villa offers highly competitive benefit package in the market with very low student teacher ratio. 

Candidate must have a Bachelor's degree and 12 Early Childhood units. Highly preferable if the candidate has prior teaching experiences in a toddler program. Other than candidate who is currently in a teacher training program prior work experiences in an Early Childhood classroom is required.

Employee benefits include professional development opportunities, low student teacher ratio, paid prep time each day, vacation pay, winter recess pay, holiday pay, sick and PTO benefits, medical allowances, life insurance, staff and child tuition discounts, and retirement package. 

Please email or fax your resume, transcripts, and cover letter to: director@villamontessori.net
Phone 669-800-1669            Postal address:  
Fax: (408) 257-7010              P.O. Box 15, Cupertino, CA 95015 


Early Childhood Assistant Teacher, Montessori Family School in Berkeley, CA; shawna@montessorifamily.com (11/25) 


Preschool Teacher, Montessori Way in San Jose, CA; betty@montessoriway.org

Montessori Way is a small preschool in San Jose, which looking for committed and passionate teacher to support our mission of empowering children through Montessori education and love for the environment. We offer competitive pay and benefit. Minimum requirement of at least one year as teacher in a Montessori Preschool. Montessori Early childhood education certified is preferred. This is also is good opportunity for Montessori student practicum. This is a full-time position


Early Childhood Teacher and Early Childhood Assistant Teacher, Montessori Family School in  Berkeley, CA; jobs@montessorifamilyschool.org (11/15) 

Professional qualities include:

  • A bachelor’s degree and a strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Though we are a low-tech learning environment, you will need solid computer skills
  • Significant experience working with children ages 3 - 6
  • 12 Early Childhood units to include Child Development and Child, Family and Community courses

Contact jobs@montessorifamily.com for more info and to apply


Assistant Teacher, Elderberry Montessori,  koren@wildflowerschools.org or info@elderberrymontessori.org (10/15)


-Fluent in Mandarin

-Experienced with early childhood

-Willing to participate in a live scan background check, CPOR, and First Aid training. 

​Please contactkoren@wildflowerschools.org or info@elderberrymontessori.org  if interested!


Elementary Openings 

Lead Elementary Montessori Guide, Guidepost Montessori in San Francisco, CA; eward@tohigherground.com (11/25)

We’re now hiring an Elementary Lead Guide to join our Guidepost Montessori community 01/2020 at our Fort Mason campus in San Francisco, California!

At Guidepost Montessori, we are a team of educators, first and foremost. Our team is passionate, professional, and benevolent-- and we’re looking for individuals whom value these traits as well!

To learn more and apply online, go to : https://guidepostmontessori.com/fort-mason/careers#career-openings We look forward to receiving your application!


Lower/ upper elementary Teacher (6 to 9 Years), Montessori on the Prairie in Tracy, CA; montessori.prairie@gmail.comwww.montessoriontheprairie.com (10/15)

Lower/ upper elementary Teacher (6 to 9 Years)

We are a small school in the Central Valley in Tracy CA following the AMI Philosophy. We are looking for a committed Montessori educators to inspire and guide the Toddler program

Requirements :-

AMI/AMS Diploma Bachelor's degree or early childhood education units.

Two years or more experience in a Montessori environment

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Contact :- montessori.prairie@gmail.com Phone :- 209-831-7872


Adolescent Openings

(None currently)

Administrator Openings

Head of School, Montessori School of Silicon Valley in Milpitas, CA; hr@msosv.com or apply here (11/19)


Controller/Business Manager, One World Montessori School in San Jose - Foxworthy Campus, CA; kristi@oneworldmontessori.org (10/15)

The Business Manager is accountable for the overall financial management of the school, including budgeting and financial analysis, banking and investing, financial and accounting operations, risk management and insurance. The Business Manager is responsible for oversight of all financial resources and development and expansion of school enrollment in conjunction with the Board to meet target goals.

For more information on this role and a full job description, please contact Kristi.


Speciality Openings

A-I Native Spanish or Mandarin Speaker Intern (paid), koren@wildflowerschools.org (10/15)

Applicants must:
- Have already completed at least 12 college credits in Early Childhood Education with a grade of C or better
- Be interested in pursuing the Full Infant/Toddler (0-3) Teaching Certification
- Agree to a 2-year commitment to work full-time at Ivy Montessori (40 hours/week), while pursuing teacher certification (10-15 hours/week for coursework)
- Ultimately desire to open their own Wildflower storefront or home-based school.

Fellows receive: 
- Support in opening their own Wildflower Affiliate School!
- Introduction to Wildflower principles, practices, and administrative resources
- Paid tuition, travel/lodging allowance for the residential component of the training
- A healthy stipend
- Supervised practicum 
- Equity training
- Ongoing mentorship

Please contact koren@wildflowerschools.org if interested!